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59a0932 – 2086   Chionodes kincaidella (Busck, 1907)

Bob Martin
Distribution: Type locality: Rock Springs, WY.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gelechia kincaidella Busck, 1907
Chionodes acanthocarpae Clarke, 1947
Gelechia chloroschema Meyrick, 1923
Gelechia coticola Busck, 1913
Gelechia laguna Busck, 1912
Gelechia notochlora Meyrick, 1929
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Busck, A., 1907. New American Tineina. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 8(3-4): 91.
  • Hodges, R. W., 1999. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 7.6, p. 86; pl. 4.6-9. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 8.36m; p. 93. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype ♂
Chionodes kincaidella
CalPhotos – Jerry Powell
Chionodes kincaidella
20mm - LG – Jim Vargo

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